Job Details

Position : Psychiatric Nurse

Delivers professional nursing care to patients and their families utilizing the nursing process in conjunction with evidence based practice, using holistic approach. Displays a commitment to excellent customer service, critical thinking, technical and interpersonal skills to achieve optimal patient outcomes.

Incorporates a positive team approach to serve as a liaison between physician office and other members of the healthcare team, along with participation in process committees.

Key public relations position which may involve patient’s compliments and concerns. 

Direct care of patients: rooming, vitals, injections, education, walk-in/emergent patient needs.

Caseload Management—maintain prior authorizations, manages medication refill workflows, treatment planning, maintains hospital discharge documentation, maintains patient assistance program patients, maintains medication consents and agreements, maintains

OurFHN workload for patient and psychiatric team needs, and reconciles prescriber orders.

Able to make corrections to documentation errors in order to be able to bill for the service.

Timely completion of documentation for billable services. 

Phone Triage—handle Ad-Lib psychiatric medication requests, emergency phone calls, pharmaceutical representative requests.

Maintain Medication Room—log incoming and outgoing medications, pharmacy assistance medications, work with FHN pharmacy technician to verify accuracy of count.

Order supplies, work on Joint Commission, Infection Control and Patient Safety committees.

Indirectly supervises medical support team by managing schedules, clinical processes and workflows, and medical support team. 

2 roles are 7p-7a, 1 role is 3p-3a